Physical Security

Physical Security

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For courses in Computer Information Security. A key trait of successful information security organizations is that they have effectively communicated risks to senior management and have tied the security control implementation to the level of risk that is acceptable to the company. This book will teach the reader about networking security and how to protect their business and home information from potential hackers. Information security is, right now, the most important area of networking. This excellent integrated system teaches students about what to look for and how to protect their businesses as well as their personal information from theft; this product is a blended educational and training solution that combines a printed text, a lab experience and an online web-based curriculum that can be delivered anytime and anywhere there is an internet connection. Students are provided with ample resource information in the text as well as from the online course. The online course includes hundreds of FLASH animations and graphics that allow a level of engagement not possible by using a text alone. It includes an online component that allows students to take the tests electronically. Once the student completes the exam it is graded; the grades are stored in the instructor's electronic gradebook and the student is provided with a "Personalized Feedback" that leads them to the points missed on the exam. This feature helps students and teachers ensure that the appropriate level of proficiency is reached for each objective. The Cisco Learning Institute is a 501 C3 not-for-profit corporation dedicated to helping teachers and students use technology to enhance the learning experience. It has developed a variety of e-learning tools over the past five years for the purpose of authoring and delivering e-learning course material. The Cisco Networking Academy Program is a worldwide deployment of e-learning courses in the IT area with over 12,000 sites and 500,000 students currently taking courses, translating into the largest e-learning deployment in the world. The content delivery tools developed by the Cisco Learning Institute called Virtuoso deliver the content to the students and teachers in this extraordinarily successful program, and now the benefit of those tools is available to teachers and students preparing for CompTIA certification exams. The products developed by Cisco Learning Institute for Prentice Hall are all powered by more

Product details

  • Hardback | 576 pages
  • 191 x 235mm
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall Certification
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0131172832
  • 9780131172838

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION SECURITY. 1.Overview of Information Security. 2.Security Objectives and Mission. 3.Information Security Organizational Structure. 4.Guidance, Resources, and Standards. II. SECURITY PROCESSES AND RISK. 5.Security Process. 6.Information Security Risk Assessment. 7.Understanding Risk and Control Relationship. 8.Information Security Strategy.III. SECURITY CONTROLS IMPLEMENTATIONS. 9. Authentication and Access Control. 10. Authentication. 11. Remote Access. 12. Physical Security. IV. NETWORK ATTACKS AND REMEDIES. 13. Malicious Codes and Preventions. 14. Intrusion Detection. 15. Encryption. 16. Security Devices. V. BUSINESS ISSUES AND INFORMATION SECURITY. 17. Defining security requirements. 18. Business Continuity Considerations. 19. Monitoring and Updating. 20. End User Training and Security Awareness. 21. Legal Aspects of Networking Security. 22. Potential Case Study. more